The curriculum integrates skills such as vocabulary development, spelling, grammar, usage, notetaking and study skills. Cell phones: This classroom will follow the KSS school-wide cell phone rule.
The course focuses on the skills necessary for success in responding to the English Regents taken. It culminates in the Comprehensive English Regents Examination.
Students write short fiction, creative nonfiction, one-act plays and poetry. Advanced Creative Writing Workshop is a course that will help those who want to build and finesse their words and uncover the artful process of writing.
If the teacher sees it once, they will ask you to put it away.
Throughout the school year, several projects culminate in oral presentations and seminar discussions. Students will craft various genres of writing including researchbased persuasive essays, social analysis and criticism, literary analysis, and creative writing, including satire.
After studying the essential ingredients of public speaking, students write and present a variety of speeches including information based and persuasive speeches.